The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 365 267 235
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -32
Contract jobs citing XHTML 231 370 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 2.72% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 207 211
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 14
Average hourly rate £20.31 £36.75 £23.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +54.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £29.35 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £44.15 £35.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £27.49
% change year-on-year
- +16.40%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13840 13614 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.45% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9109 9019 7587
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 201 348
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -82 93 £360 -4.00% 34
South East -10 38 £400 +19.40% 22
East of England -25 38 £400 +23.07% 4
Yorkshire +3 22 £400 +60.00% 12
West Midlands -18 13 £313 -3.84% 14
South West +2 10 £383 +24.39% 11
North West -33 9 £255 -19.04% 18
East Midlands -14 7 £230 -34.28% 11
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 444 (100.00%) HTML
2 419 (94.37%) CSS
3 401 (90.32%) JavaScript
4 231 (52.03%) jQuery
5 181 (40.77%) XML
6 180 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 164 (36.94%) SQL
8 160 (36.04%) HTML5
9 156 (35.14%) Ajax
10 135 (30.41%) .NET
11 124 (27.93%) Java
12 121 (27.25%) Web Services
13 108 (24.32%) C#
14 106 (23.87%) CSS3
15 96 (21.62%) MVC
16 94 (21.17%) TDD
17 93 (20.95%) ASP.NET
18 92 (20.72%) OO
19 91 (20.50%) PHP
20 87 (19.59%) Content Management
20 87 (19.59%) CMS
21 83 (18.69%) Scrum
21 83 (18.69%) Visual Studio
22 82 (18.47%) MySQL
23 79 (17.79%) User Experience
24 72 (16.22%) W3C
25 70 (15.77%) Windows
26 65 (14.64%) JSP
27 64 (14.41%) XSLT
28 62 (13.96%) Linux

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (19.59%) CMS
2 43 (9.68%) IIS
3 40 (9.01%) WebSphere
4 28 (6.31%) Apache
5 27 (6.08%) Drupal
6 25 (5.63%) SharePoint
7 20 (4.50%) Node.js
8 19 (4.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (3.38%) JBoss
9 15 (3.38%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.70%) Tomcat
12 10 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (1.35%) WordPress
14 6 (1.35%) Immediacy CMS
15 5 (1.13%) Liferay
15 5 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.90%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 44 (9.91%) Photoshop
2 23 (5.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (2.93%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.13%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.13%) MS Office
6 3 (0.68%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.45%) GIMP
8 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.23%) Mingle
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.25%) Magento
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.68%) Tridion
4 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.68%) SaaS
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.45%) Yammer
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.21%) Intranet
2 25 (5.63%) Internet
3 19 (4.28%) HTTP
4 7 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.13%) Extranet
6 3 (0.68%) SSL
6 3 (0.68%) DVB
6 3 (0.68%) Skype
7 2 (0.45%) Firewall
7 2 (0.45%) FTP
7 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.45%) LDAP
7 2 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (18.47%) MySQL
2 55 (12.39%) SQL Server
3 45 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.50%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.25%) DB2
7 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.13%) Redis
11 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.68%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (18.69%) Visual Studio
2 49 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 37 (8.33%) Ant
3 37 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 31 (6.98%) Subversion
5 28 (6.31%) Grunt
6 24 (5.41%) Axure RP
7 21 (4.73%) Maven
8 19 (4.28%) Bower
9 18 (4.05%) SoapUI
10 17 (3.83%) Jasmine
11 16 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
12 15 (3.38%) JIRA
13 14 (3.15%) Jenkins
14 11 (2.48%) JUnit
15 8 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 5 (1.13%) Fiddler
17 5 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 4 (0.90%) SonarQube
General
1 52 (11.71%) Finance
2 36 (8.11%) Marketing
3 18 (4.05%) Publishing
4 14 (3.15%) Retail
5 13 (2.93%) Multimedia
6 11 (2.48%) Banking
7 10 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.80%) Back Office
9 6 (1.35%) Legal
10 4 (0.90%) Games
11 3 (0.68%) French Language
11 3 (0.68%) German Language
11 3 (0.68%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.68%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 408 (91.89%) Developer
2 80 (18.02%) Front-End Developer
3 56 (12.61%) Web Developer
4 54 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 38 (8.56%) .NET Developer
6 37 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 33 (7.43%) C# Developer
8 32 (7.21%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.73%) CMS Developer
10 17 (3.83%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (3.38%) Drupal Developer
12 13 (2.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 13 (2.93%) Designer
13 12 (2.70%) UI Programmer
13 12 (2.70%) UI Developer
13 12 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
14 11 (2.48%) Applications Developer
15 10 (2.25%) AWS Developer
15 10 (2.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (100.00%) HTML
2 419 (94.37%) CSS
3 231 (52.03%) jQuery
4 181 (40.77%) XML
5 160 (36.04%) HTML5
6 156 (35.14%) Ajax
7 135 (30.41%) .NET
8 121 (27.25%) Web Services
9 106 (23.87%) CSS3
10 93 (20.95%) ASP.NET
11 65 (14.64%) JSP
12 64 (14.41%) XSLT
13 56 (12.61%) J2EE
14 55 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 53 (11.94%) AngularJS
16 46 (10.36%) WCF
17 44 (9.91%) .NET Framework
18 38 (8.56%) Sass
18 38 (8.56%) SOAP
19 36 (8.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.79%) User Experience
2 72 (16.22%) W3C
3 34 (7.66%) Open Source
4 26 (5.86%) Web 2.0
5 19 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.15%) Digital Media
8 11 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.35%) NHS
11 5 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.68%) Linked Data
12 3 (0.68%) Interactive TV
12 3 (0.68%) Replication
12 3 (0.68%) DTV
12 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.45%) Clustering
13 2 (0.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.77%) Windows
2 62 (13.96%) Linux
3 53 (11.94%) UNIX
4 24 (5.41%) Solaris
5 14 (3.15%) Android
6 8 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.80%) CentOS
7 5 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.90%) VMS
8 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) SUSE
9 2 (0.45%) HPUX
9 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (21.62%) MVC
3 94 (21.17%) TDD
4 92 (20.72%) OO
5 87 (19.59%) Content Management
6 83 (18.69%) Scrum
7 61 (13.74%) Web Development
8 57 (12.84%) E-Commerce
9 37 (8.33%) OOP
10 31 (6.98%) SOA
11 29 (6.53%) Web Design
12 28 (6.31%) BDD
13 27 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.63%) OOD
15 23 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (5.18%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (4.95%) Validation
16 22 (4.95%) Multithreading
17 21 (4.73%) Rapid Prototyping
18 20 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 401 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 164 (36.94%) SQL
3 124 (27.93%) Java
4 108 (24.32%) C#
5 91 (20.50%) PHP
6 25 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.05%) XPath
8 15 (3.38%) Perl
9 13 (2.93%) Ruby
10 12 (2.70%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.48%) Clojure
12 10 (2.25%) PHP5
13 9 (2.03%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.03%) VB
13 9 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.03%) Python
14 6 (1.35%) VB6
15 5 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.90%) ActionScript
17 3 (0.68%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 46 (10.36%) Degree
2 12 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.13%) HND
6 3 (0.68%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.68%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.45%) CIPD
8 1 (0.23%) MCITP
8 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) WCAG
3 2 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) WMI
2 3 (0.68%) Puppet
2 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.45%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 50 (11.26%) Oracle
1 50 (11.26%) Adobe
2 33 (7.43%) IBM
3 31 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.63%) OpenText
5 24 (5.41%) Google
6 20 (4.50%) RedDot
6 20 (4.50%) Zend
7 13 (2.93%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.80%) Capita
9 6 (1.35%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.13%) Telerik
10 5 (1.13%) FatWire
11 4 (0.90%) VMware
11 4 (0.90%) SAP
11 4 (0.90%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.90%) Facebook
11 4 (0.90%) hybris
12 3 (0.68%) Sencha
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